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Painted Rock Garden Markers by Amanda Formaro -

Painted Rock Garden Markers - Crafts by Amanda

20 Camping Tips and Tricks - The Idea Room

20 Camping Tips and Tricks - The Idea Room

outdoor games

15 Outdoor Games that are Fun for the Whole Family! - Kids Activities Blog

Learn how to identify those pesky weeds! This handy guide will help:

Weed Identification Guide

Weed Killer

51 Budget Backyard DIYs That Are Borderline Genius | Health Natural Living

51 Budget Backyard DIYs That Are Borderline Genius

Buy a flower pot that you really like and use Rustoleum's Glow-in-the-dark paint to paint the pot. During the day, the paint will absorb the sunlight and at night the pots will glow. #interior #design #patio #yards #landscape explore

DIY Welcome Mat #interior #design #patio #yards #landscape explore

FYI: Apparently these are also sold at HEB. Knowing that I'm dangerous with a kitchen knife, it would be best that I purchase this vs. DIY! This is called a Swedish flame. make your cuts like you're cutting cake. leave about 6 inches at the base. throw some fuel oil in there. (about a cap full.) it burns up to two to three hours.

Try Impatiens in Shady Spots --> www.hgtvgardens.c...

"My husband owned his own A/C business for a long time....he said everything on here is the PROPER way to do it yourself, will make unit not work so hard and you save $ by not paying the A/C company!" Our electric bill rose to $430 two years ago and a simple A/C cleaning lowered it to $150. Totally re-pinning this.

Trailing Rosemary- requires little water, and has a moderate growth rate. It has no allergens, but yet is very fragrant.

This woman is from Grapevine and has AMAZING advice for Texans and what they should plant. Container plant combinations advice!

Mosquito repelling “Creeping Thyme” plant. It has citronella oil that makes it smell lemony. Put in planters on the patio. @ Do it Yourself Home Ideas

  • Martha Castillo
    Martha Castillo

    will it grow in Texas?

  • Kristin (kekis)
    Kristin (kekis)

    I have no idea, but if it doesn't, citronella does!

How to stain concrete:

Simply pour 2 cups of CLUB SODA directly in the center of a fire ant mound. The carbon dioxide in the water is heavier than air and displaces oxygen which suffocates the queen and the other ants. The whole colony will be dead within about two days. Each mound must be treated individually and a one liter bottle of club soda will kill 2 to 3 mounds.../

Blue Fescue: Plant of the Day | HGTV Gardens

Growing and using mint!

instead of a tire swing, love this!

Hidden Water Pool. Patio for fall/winter/spring and then poof! Pool for summer. So awesome!!!!

Smart!!! Reusing milk bottles as watering cans!

Act Natural: Homemade Insect Repellents

Continuous cilantro method.

Brick Clips - hanging on brick without drilling!

DIY Tutorial on How to Make Citronella Candles for the garden via Garden Therapy